Too Many Meetings Suffocate Morale & Productivity

Too many meetings suffocate morale and productivity getty Early stage companies have many demands on an employee’s time. From getting the product built to marketing for new customers to getting the capital lined up, it is a never ending battle to fit in all that work in a limited amount of time. But what is … Read more

The 12 Plateaus Of Progress, According To AppSumo’s Former CEO

Very few companies go from inception to behemoth without any bumps in the road. In love and in business, the path never did run smooth. Ambitious entrepreneurs aren’t hoping for an easy ride, however, they’re thriving in any crisis and handling whatever is thrown at them. Knowing potential pitfalls in advance means preparation and sailing … Read more

Building Products That Matter with GoodRx co-CEO Doug Hirsch

It’s no secret that the US healthcare system is a source of endless aggravation, with many unable to afford the high cost of medical prescriptions. For the next episode of our Leadership Lessons series, host Jason Nazar talks with Doug Hirsch, co-founder & co-CEO of GoodRx (NASDAQ: GDRX) – a technology platform that helps Americans … Read more

4 Expert-Backed Strategies for Improving Your Communication Skills

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. It happens to the best of us. We’re out at a trendy new restaurant with a friend or colleague we haven’t seen in ages when suddenly, we’re conversation asked a question twice and we’ve been glued to our phone for most of the. It’s not a pleasant … Read more

If You Want Your Pitches to Improve, Use These 3 Simple Tips

Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own. When starting or running a business, most people will tell you that a high-quality pitch to investors or potential partners will sell your venture itself. The investors, partners and potential clients will line up if you’re skilled with language and can tell a unique, captivating story and … Read more

The Founders Forum Rising Stars Of 2022

Founders Forum and Silicon Valley Bank have once again spotlighted the top five companies with world-changing potential to join the 2022 Rising Star cohort. Revealed: The Founders Forum Rising Stars Of 2022 getty Founders Forum is an event-powered global community of leading tech founders, corporate CEOs and senior investors. The initiative, born out of the … Read more

A Happy Society Is An Entrepreneurial Society

A Happy Society Is An Entrepreneurial Society getty In a recent article, I explored the importance of institutions to successful entrepreneurship. It perhaps stands to reason that if you have high-quality institutions your trust in them, and wider aspects of government, can also be high. This has numerous benefits. For instance, research from Washington State … Read more

The Top 4 Things To Study When Hiring New Employees

Top considerations when hiring. getty I have been doing a lot of recruiting lately. And it is harder, more competitive, and more time consuming as ever. It is clearly a job seekers market right now, which affords them the opportunity to take the best of competing offers, even if they have already accepted a previous … Read more

Learning To Lead By Letting Go

Delegation is a challenge for leaders at all levels. Trusting your employees and being able to hand … [+] off tasks and projects to them is crucial to any leader’s or entrepreneur’s growth. getty Delegation is a challenge for leaders at all levels. Trusting your employees and being able to hand off tasks and projects … Read more

10 Mistakes Leaders Make When Sharing Their Story

The modern leader doesn’t just lead a company. The modern leader is a figurehead, a public persona, a personality. They have a story to tell and a message to share, both within their company and their industry. This story generates trust, buy-in and affinity and can be the difference between roaring success and abject failure. … Read more